The Naked Communist

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The Naked Communist has sold more than a million copies. It found its way into the libraries of the CIA, the FBI, the White House, and homes all across America. The Naked Communist contains a distillation of more than a hundred books and treatises on communism, many written by Marxist authors. We see the communist the way he sees himself-stripped of propaganda and pretense. Explained here is the amazing appeal of communism, its history, and its basic and unchanging concepts-even...
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Overview

The Naked Communist has sold more than a million copies. It found its way into the libraries of the CIA, the FBI, the White House, and homes all across America. The Naked Communist contains a distillation of more than a hundred books and treatises on communism, many written by Marxist authors. We see the communist the way he sees himself-stripped of propaganda and pretense. Explained here is the amazing appeal of communism, its history, and its basic and unchanging concepts-even its secret timetable of conquest.

This book has been called "the most powerful book on communism since J. Edgar Hoover's 'Masters of Deceit'." In one clarifying and readable volume, the whole incredible story of communism is graphically told. It includes the tragic story of China, Korea, Russia, the UN, Alger Hiss, Whittaker Chambers, Elizabeth Bentley, General MacArthur, and others.

In 1961, Skousen added the 45 goals of communism. Today, all but one of those goals is fulfilled. A brief discussion of each goal is included in this new edition.
Among the many questions it answers are:
Who gave America's nuclear secrets to the Russians?
How did the FBI fight the battle of the underground?
Why did the West lose 600 million allies after World War II?
What really happened in Korea?
What is communism's great secret weapon?
Is there an answer to communism?
What lies ahead?
What can I do to stop communism?

But the most important question of all that this book answers is how to stop communism and how to do it without a major war. National broadcaster Paul Harvey at CBS said, "I have never given any volume such an unqualified endorsement."

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No one is better qualified to discuss the threat to this nation from communism. You will be alarmed, you will be informed.
--Ronald Reagan, United States President

"The Naked Communist lays out the whole progressive plan. It is unbelievable how fast it has been achieved."
-Dr. Ben Carson, Surgeon, Philanthropist, Journalist

"Skousen predicted someday you won't be able to find the truth anywhere because the history of this country is going to be hijacked by communists. I think we are there."
-Glenn Beck, radio host

"I feel certain that your efforts on this important subject (communism) will receive widespread attention and consideration."
-J. Edgar Hoover, Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation

"We believe in a moral code. Communism denies innate right or wrong. As W. Cleon Skousen has said in his timely book, The Naked Communist: The Communist 'has convinced himself that nothing is evil which answers the call of expediency.' This is a most damnable doctrine. People who truly accept such a philosophy have neither conscience nor honor. Force, trickery, lies, broken promises are wholly justified."
-Ezra Taft Benson, Secretary of Agriculture under President Dwight D. Eisenhower

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Editorial Reviews

Host of the nationally syndicated “Glenn Beck Radio Program” - Glenn Beck
"I read The Naked Communist and at the end of that Skousen predicted someday soon you won’t be able to find the truth in schools or in libraries or anywhere else because it won’t be in print anymore. You must collect those books. It’s an idea I read from Cleon Skousen from The Naked Communist, and someday the history of this country’s going to be lost because it’s going to be hijacked by intellectuals and communists and everything else. And I think we there."
Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation - J. Edgar Hoover
"I feel certain that your efforts on this important subject (communism) will receive widespread attention and consideration."
President of “The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints” - David O. McKay
"I admonish everybody to read that [The Naked Communist] excellent book of Chief Skousen’s."
United States Secretary of Agriculture under President Dwight D. Eisenhower - Ezra Taft Benson
"We believe in a moral code. Communism denies innate right or wrong. As W. Cleon Skousen has said in his timely book, The Naked Communist: The communist ‘has convinced himself that nothing is evil which answers the call of expediency.’ This is a most damnable doctrine. People who truly accept such a philosophy have neither conscience nor honor. Force, trickery, lies, broken promises are wholly justified."
Host of the nationally syndicated Glenn Beck Radio Program - Glenn Beck
I read The Naked Communist and at the end of that Skousen predicted someday soon you won’t be able to find the truth in schools or in libraries or anywhere else because it won’t be in print anymore. You must collect those books. It’s an idea I read from Cleon Skousen from The Naked Communist, and someday the history of this country’s going to be lost because it’s going to be hijacked by intellectuals and communists and everything else. And I think we there.
President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints - David O. McKay
I admonish everybody to read that [The Naked Communist] excellent book of Chief Skousen’s.
United States Secretary of Agriculture under President Dwight D. Eisenhower - Ezra Taft Benson
We believe in a moral code. Communism denies innate right or wrong. As W. Cleon Skousen has said in his timely book, The Naked Communist: The communist ‘has convinced himself that nothing is evil which answers the call of expediency.’ This is a most damnable doctrine. People who truly accept such a philosophy have neither conscience nor honor. Force, trickery, lies, broken promises are wholly justified.
Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation - J. Edgar Hoover
I feel certain that your efforts on this important subject (communism) will receive widespread attention and consideration.
Fox News - Ben Carson
“The Naked Communist lays out the whole progressive plan. It is unbelievable how fast it has been achieved.”
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781258115043
  • Publisher: Literary Licensing, LLC
  • Publication date: 10/15/2011
  • Pages: 378
  • Sales rank: 838,672
  • Product dimensions: 0.78 (w) x 7.50 (h) x 9.25 (d)

Meet the Author

W. Cleon Skousen (1913-2006) was a world-renowned teacher, lecturer and scholar whose books on freedom, the Constitution and communism sold in the millions. He earned his Juris Doctorate at George Washington University, served 16 years in the FBI, was Chief of Police in Salt Lake City, and was a popular university teacher. He gave thousands of seminars on the Constitution to several million across the U.S. and Canada including dozens of U.S. Senators and Representatives, two Supreme Court justices and several candidates for president. Among his 30+ books are the national best sellers The 5,000 Year Leap and The Naked Capitalist. At his death on January 9, 2006, he was eulogized as "a modern-day Founding Father."

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  • Posted August 22, 2011

    Should be mandatory reading for every student!

    W. Cleon Skousen was an eye-witness to the near-catastrophic consequences for the world, of American-liberals' appeasement of Stalin, Kruschev, Mao and would-be communist dictators the world over as millions upon millions of innocent "non-believers" were slaughtered in the name of the "proletariat dictatorship" phase of the implementation of the "Communist World". He waded through mountains of communist propaganda and "teachings" to create the how/what/when/why of this vile "...conspiracy to enslave mankind" and to "...present the Communist in his true native elements, stripped of propaganda and pretense", hence the "Naked Communist". Written at the height of the "cold war" and thanks to the eye-witness accounts of an ever increasing number of disillusioned Communist officials who at the time were fleeing from behind "the iron curtain" Mr. Skousen presents us with the "naked" facts in a simple to read and understand format which, again, given the current situation in our country, makes this volume a must read. Unfortunately this version, or copy, contains many grammatical and spelling errors, as well as lots of missing words, but even so I found it to be easily read and understood.

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  • Posted March 10, 2009

    Must Read

    This is a must read for everyone!

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  • Posted March 7, 2012

    Prophetic

    At nearly 65 I can remember much of what is described, and have also seen most of what has been predicted.

    A very scary book, but well done and easy to read. I will soon be reading "The Naked Capitalist".

    1 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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    This book was suggested by Dr. Ben Carson.  I have just begun an

    This book was suggested by Dr. Ben Carson.  I have just begun and am already captivated by the
     realism from 1958 when the book was written and the happenings in the world today.
     May God help us all with what is going on in the world today both at home and abroad.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 28, 2014

    Highly recommended

    This isan excellent book everyone should read. Exposing Communism.

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  • Posted October 19, 2011

    Would have liked to see it!

    Unfortunately, I was told this book is no unavailable? If things have changed and it is now available, i would love to have a copy!

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